Training Program – NPTI


An Online management training program was organized by National Power Training Institute (NPTI) Shivpuri on Tunnel and innovative solutions to Tunnelling from 11th to 15th January 2021 which was presented by Directors of MMEPL.

This training was targeted for Professionals, Engineers of THDC, NHPC working in the field of TBM Tunnelling, NATM tunneling & Slope Stabilization, to hone their skill in the modern construction trends in the civil engineering and especially in Tunneling Industry which is a latest and modern subject with great potential in smart cities in Urban and Himalayan areas. This training to the participants helps in developing their skills in innovative tunnel solutions and techniques.

The Key Topics Covered for this training were as under:


Ø  Tunnel Geology for site selection and advanced geological forecasts Ø  Tunnel engineering & Design Aspects including seismic issues including BIM etc
Ø  State-of-the-art concept of TBM Tunneling Ø  Case studies during Tunneling.
Ø  Precast Lining segments Ø  Concept of Immersed Tunnels and Tunnel in Himalayas
Ø  Escape tunnel ,Ventilation shaft and Cross passages Ø  Preparation of TBM Tunneling and associated Launching arrangement
Ø  Structural monitoring system in tunnels through Instrumentation and new technologies Ø  NATM tunneling
Ø  Various Equipment’s used in Tunneling Ø  Water proofing & Codal Provisions of Tunneling
Ø  Safety & Quality Aspects in Tunneling